TITLE

Insurer: Survivors Stand Out in Troubled Health Care Market

AUTHOR(S)
Wisniewski, Mary
PUB. DATE
September 2000
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;09/27/2000, Vol. 333 Issue 30984, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Cites the views of Financial Security Assurance Inc. managing director Jan Weiss on the market for hospital bonds. Prospects for long-term investors despite downgrades and other bad developments about hospital credits; Long-term and short term factors in the assessment of health systems.
ACCESSION #
3611818

 

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